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Injury Collision on Macon Kessinger Road

Date of News Release: 03/29/2016

(Munfordville, KY) - The Kentucky State Police Post 3 Bowling Green responded to a single vehicle injury collision today in the 2200 block of Macon Kessinger Road in Hart County that occurred at approx. 7:30 am.

The preliminary investigation indicated that Dylan Hayden (17) of Munfordville was operating a 2000 Chevrolet passenger car and was traveling southbound on Macon Kessinger Road at a high rate of speed when he lost control of his vehicle and slid off the right side of the roadway and collided with a tree. There was extensive damage to the vehicle and Hayden had to be extricated by the Priceville Fire & Rescue and Hart County EMS.

Mr. Hayden was transported from the scene by the Hart County EMS but was later flown to the University of Louisville Hospital by Air Methods for the treatment of multiple injuries. He was wearing his seat belt at the time of the collision.

The investigation is still ongoing and being conducted by Trooper First Class Johnathan McChesney. He was assisted on the scene by the Hart County Sheriff's Department, Hart County EMS, and Priceville Fire & Rescue.